[maemo-users] modest persistence

From: Dirk-Jan.Binnema at nokia.com Dirk-Jan.Binnema at nokia.com
Date: Fri Jan 4 13:15:29 EET 2008
Hi Paolo, 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: maemo-users-bounces at maemo.org 
> [mailto:maemo-users-bounces at maemo.org] On Behalf Of ext Paolo Casarini
> Sent: Friday, January 04, 2008 10:09
> To: maemo-users at maemo.org
> Subject: modest persistence
> Hi,
>   I tried modest (great!)... is there a way to move the persistence
> directory where account's cache and headers are stored? i.e. on the
> memory cards?

Not without changing the source code and recompiling, no. (the change
isn't too hard, search for the places where MODEST_DIR is used).

Anything particular reason you want to have your ~/.modest elsewhere?
> TIA,
>   Paolo.
> P.S. a workaround could be create a symbolic link on the fs, but I
> think it's not the better way to do this.

...and symlinks would work here (different device), but bind mounts
as Igor suggested.

Best wishes,

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